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Creamy Caesar Chicken Bake

A delicious oven baked chicken dinner that is covered in a wonderful Caesar style sauce. This is SUPER EASY chicken recipe to make on a weeknight or for entertaining. Simply whisk the sauce together, pour it over the chicken, bake for 25 minutes, and dinner is ready. 
Course Dinner
Cuisine American
Keyword baked chicken in cream sauce, creamy caesar chicken, creamy chicken breast recipe easy, recipe using caesar dressing
Prep Time 10 minutes
Cook Time 25 minutes
Total Time 35 minutes
Servings 4 people
Author Susie

Ingredients

  • 4 fresh, boneless skinless chicken breasts
  • olive oil, salt, pepper

Caesar Cream Sauce

  • 1/2 cup mayonnaise
  • 1/4 cup plain Greek yogurt
  • 1 tbsp Dijon mustard
  • 1 tsp lemon zest
  • 2 tsp fresh lemon juice
  • 2 garlic cloves, minced
  • 1/4 cup capers, drained
  • 1/2 tsp salt
  • black pepper to taste

Instructions

  • Preheat the oven to 350 degrees.
  • Place the chicken breasts in a glass baking dish. Drizzle with a little olive oil, and just a pinch of salt and pepper (remember the sauce also has salt).
  • Whisk together all the ingredients for the Caesar Cream Sauce, until it is well combined.
  • Pour HALF of the Caesar Cream Sauce over the chicken. Using clean hands, slather the sauce onto both side of the chicken. 
    Bake, uncovered, for 25 minutes, until your chicken reaches 165 degrees at it's thickest point and is cooked thru.  
  • Serve the Creamy Caesar Chicken Bake with the remaining cream sauce on the side.

Notes

Boneless Skinless Chicken Breasts- If your chicken breasts are very thick, Only use 2 and split them in half, lengthwise. This will help them cook more evenly.
This recipe is easily doubled or tripled for a larger crowd. To get the correct measurements, simply click on the serving size at the top of the recipe and slide to the amount of people you will be serving, it will change the amounts in the recipe for you!!